Empowering small-scale farmers and providing them better access to information, markets and technologies is key to ensuring future food security. Without additional efforts, the target of ending hunger by 2030 will not be met.
Brazil has faced a significant shortfall in its 2015/2016 corn crop WASHINGTON — Brazilian regulators paved the way Thursday for imports of U.S. corn following a short crop, according to industry sources. The National Biosafety Technical Commission, known as CTNBio, met and authorized the outstanding biotech products needed to open[…]Read More »
U.S. manufacturers appear to be racing the clock before the Trump administration tightens economic relations between the U.S. and Cuba. Over the last week, both John Deere and Caterpillar announced agreements with the Cuban government that might let the two Illinois-based companies sell farm tractors and other heavy equipment on[…]Read More »